Womens Track and Field

Hannah Zimmerman '13 is 10k Champ, Jess Levin '11 Places in Two Events as Cards Finish 9th at Gravel Classic

Hannah Zimmerman '13 (second from right in photo) and Jess Levin '11 (second from left in photo) highlighted the Cardinals' effort at the Jerry Gravel Classic hosted by Westfield St. Sat., March 26.  There Wesleyan finished ninth of 18 teams with 33 team points.  Zimmerman accounted for 10 points as she captured the 10k event with a time of 38:57.90, winning by a margin of 47 seconds in a field of 11 runners.  Levin added eight points to the team total by grabbing third place in the 1500m event (4:58.27) and seventh in the 800m (2:29.53).

In total, Wesleyan had eight place-taking performances.  Ceili Brennan '13 was the third-place finisher in the 800m (2:25.90) while Libby Lazare '14 (far left in photo) took sixth in the 1500m (5:04.42).  Isabel Stern '14 was timed in :17.77 in the 100m hurdles, good for eighth place, and Ashley Swan '13 threw the hammer 125-3, giving her seventh place.  The 4x100m relay squad of Kathryn Kulowsli '11, Julia Frieze '12, Emma Vasta-Kuby'14 and Lia Monti '13 rounded out Wesleyan's scoring with its sixth-place effort (:54.46).

Wesleyan will be on the road to Coast Guard for its invitational Sat., April 2 for its next action.